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Posted by plusle in Plusle's Egg Donor Journey, 29 January 2015 · 94 views

I haven't been around the Infertility world for very long, only a few weeks while I have been reading up on egg donation. One concern that recipient sometimes have is if donors might "claim" their baby in any way after the donation process, legally or emotionally. I think that's a legitimate worry, of course.
The We Are Egg Donors blog had a...


People without children are not delusional about having them

Posted by MagentaSky in MagentaSky's Blog, 27 January 2015 · 180 views

I want to clear up a few wrongful assumptions about infertile couples, in the hopes that this will resonate with others in my same situation, and that it will help outsiders be more aware and sensitive. 
I noticed there exists a strange assumption that people who can't have children, or are experiencing infertility, are somehow delusional abou...


Diagnosis: Unexplained Infertility

Posted by Anett Breczko in Before I Got Pregant - That 43 months, 26 January 2015 · 119 views
unexplained infertility and 1 more...

In the twenty first century, we have a good planned life.
We have our PLANS for everything.
We want to have a satisfying job, so we study or learn an interesting profession.
And then, we get a good job.
We know, that we have to work on our relationship with our partner, so we work on it, and it works.
We do our best for our h...


Day of FET and warm massage table

Posted by Hope baby in Hope baby's Blog, 23 January 2015 · 153 views

Question: Did a massage about 1 hr after my FET. I realized later that the massage table is heated maybe 15- 30 mins into the session. I then asked the massage therapist to turned the massage table warmer off. Does anybody know if heated table warmers are contraindicated right after FET , specifically right after? I know hot tubs, saunas and Jacuzzis are...


He is here !!!

Posted by Nurse08 in The Love of a Sister, 22 January 2015 · 225 views

Ok so I haven't had a chance to update but....
Blake David is here. He arrived on January 6th at 10:38pm weighing 4lbs 9oz, born at 32+2. He is still in NICU but is doing amazing. Can't wait to bring this little man home.


Final FET this cycle this week

Posted by PPD in PPD's Blog, 21 January 2015 · 140 views
fet, accupuncture, lastchance

So I am considered healthy enough to transfer my last 2 frozen embies Friday! I have put all my strength, prayer and positive energy into the universe for this to work.  I was told there is a pretty and ugly one waiting for me. I keep telling myself it's the "ugly" one that's going to be the one that works. I did my weekly acupuncture yesterday. I wi...


I thought things would be different by now

Posted by Ljo in Ljo's Blog, 12 January 2015 · 266 views

It's been two years trying to conceive. A year and a half with help and nothing. I just thought things would be different by now with some progress and I feel like I'm nowhere.
We've been told that IVF looks like our next best option and so we've been trying to wrap our heads around that as well as looking into finances and how to afford it.


All healthy...NIPT test was negative..pheww

Posted by Mikkie in Mikkie's Blog, 08 January 2015 · 222 views
ivf, nipt

Happy Newyear to all you lovely ladies out there, and I hope it will be a year full of enjoyment, love and happiness.
I had my NIPT test before the Christmas holidays. A ûber-expensive bloodtest, new to Europe and not covered by the insurance, but non invasive and it can determine a Down syndrome baby. Docters do not like to do the amnio anymo...


Crushing My Dreams Before They Start

Posted by kookacola in kookacola's Blog, 03 January 2015 · 546 views

Yesterday before dh went back to work, I went over and hugged him and said "Somehow this year we'll have another baby" he then turns around and says "maybe it didn't work because of you sleep apnea" I then said that it didn't work because I was  under stress and I've gained weight since the last cycle which was almost 6 years ago.  That in itsel...


Thank Yous

Posted by CdnHockeyGal in CdnHockeyGal's Blog, 21 December 2014 · 459 views

I've been wanting to say my thank-yous to the incredible people in our life that have made a difficult time bearable...haven't been able to yet...just too raw...but it's more than time.
To my amazing GP who has supported us and fought with us every step of the way, who actually calls me personally on my cell to provide me with immediate results so...


Wrapping up 2014

Posted by amazing grace in amazing grace's Blog, 13 December 2014 · 305 views

I know it has been a while since I posted but have decided to read posts but not provide feedback. I do though want to congratulate all those ladies who have been successful and are currently pregnant. To those who are still trying, like me, I want to wish you strength, patience and an abundance of love.
As 2014, comes to an end, I have taken some time to...


pregnant with quads 6 weeks

Posted by happy1 in happy1's Blog, 21 October 2014 · 2,025 views

Hi ladies, I just got back today and had my first u\s, I had 3 embryos trans and all 3 took and one split!!! Omg...doctor suggested selective reduction. Can someone give me some advice please?


My 2ww Pledge

Posted by Chicklet23389 in Chicklet23389's Blog, 20 October 2014 · 512 views

I thought if I made this public it would make me accountable..

During my 2ww I promise to not take a home pregnancy test and wait till the actually beta is to be done.
During my 2ww I promise to not stress eat
During my 2ww I promise to relax as much as I can
During my 2ww I promise to eat healthy (pending I haven't started stress eating)
During my 2ww...



Posted by tjluvbug in tjluvbug's Blog, 08 October 2014 · 633 views

I am 2 days away from the 12 week milestone with this pregnancy. I've never made it so far! I have an OB appointment tomorrow and will ask for a doppler so that  I can have some reassurance that all is still well inside with the babies. My last ultrasound was at 10 weeks 5 days. My NT scan is next week and I am more than a little anxious.
I do...


Past present and beyond

Posted by Letsdothis in Letsdothis......again, 26 September 2014 · 576 views
Ivfmake factor, dor

So I've decide to start this to help me get through this mountain of emotion, which I know most of your reading can empathize with.

We started our journey with the fertility clinic just about a year ago, after DH was diagnosed with severe male factor (I have three healthy happy girls from previous marriage).

Funny how hopeful you are in the beginning go...


Adoption Journey (A New Beginning) - Part 11

Posted by LeslieP367 in LeslieP367's Blog, 25 September 2014 · 569 views

Adoption Journey (A New Beginning) - Part 11 September 25, 2014
So this is a new beginning and a new journey for my husband and I. On October 1st, my husband and I will be attending an information session about adoption that is an all day thing, and I also have received some paperwork in the mail to get started. 
My husband and I are looking to go the Public Service root for...


IVF Here We Come!

Posted by IVFandBeyond in IVFandBeyond's Blog, 06 September 2014 · 920 views
iVfJourney, ivf, endometriosis and 7 more...

IVF Here We Come! I don't know about you, but at no point in my life did I ever imagine I would be creating my very own test-tube baby(s). Like most girls in this world, I dreamt of marrying my Prince Charming, building our home, and birthing our beautiful babies. My life was on track. I earned my Bachelors and Masters degrees while working full-time. At 33, I was working...


A little smile

Posted by galfromaway in galfromaway's Blog, 05 September 2014 · 465 views

Hope folks will appreciate this one.


new donor ontario

Posted by jessica777 in jessica777's Blog, 04 September 2014 · 485 views
new donor

new donor ontario hi everyone, i am new to this site. but i have decided to become a donor,after having two wonderful children of my own (boy age 3)(girl age2). i am Caucasian 5.6 blonde hair/blue eyes. if i am any help to you please feel free to contact me jmenchion@hotmail.com i am from barrie ontario http://ivf.ca/forums...fault/smile.png


Consult appointment

Posted by Stellabella28 in First comes love, then comes marriage, the comes infertility., 02 September 2014 · 417 views

Well today was the day! Yay! My uterus and ovaries look healthy. Dhs boys look healthy. Did a pap (while on cd3, interesting lol) we got our reqs for bloodwork and went to the lab right after to do them! Dh is booking his repeat SA sometime this week and the clinic is hopefully booking me and hsg for within tbe next 7-9 days. Overall we are super happy an...

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